CHARLESTON, S.C.- The CSU Lady Bucs will be in action on Wednesday, September 14th, at 4 p.m. at Buccaneer Field as they take on in-state rival Francis Marion.
The Lady Bucs are coming off of a two game winning streak, with their recent win being in overtime victory in a hard fought battle against Georgia Southern. In that match the Lady Bucs got both goals from Allison Lewis. Lewis scored her first goal of the season on an individual effort in the first 4 mins of the match. She collected a loose ball at the top of the box had three dribbles and let a shot go that dipped in right under the crossbar. Her second, a golden goal game winner, was created off the hard nose play from Anja Djumisic, who threw her body into action to keep the ball alive for the Lady Bucs and Lewis found a way to get on the end of a loose ball in the box to head home the winner.
Wednesday's in-state fixture looks to be another good match. In the last meeting between the two, CSU was the victor in Florence with a 3-2 scoreline. Coming into this match CSU is a riding a two game winning streak after having a rocky start to the season at 0-3. Francis Marion comes into the match with a 3-4-1 record having dropped their last match to Wofford 1-0. Both teams are starting to hit their strides in the season where games really make a difference. The match-up looks to be another heavily weighted contest.
Game time is set for 4 p.m. at Buccaneer Field on the campus of Charleston Southern. Admission is free.